October 5, 2013
Information Collection and Use
When you submit inquiries for products or services on the www.brightbrainer.com (and related) website, we will ask you to provide personal information. Information collected may include your name institution address, shipping address, billing address, telephone numbers, e-mail address, and payment information (such as your credit card number). BCI is the sole owner of information collected on its websites and will not sell, rent, trade, or donate personally identifiable information collected from its website to third parties. BCI uses the personal information that it collects from visitors in order to provide the products or services that you requested, including purchasing BrightBrainer.com products from the online store and participating in demos. We may also use your personally identifiable information to provide you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, and customer support materials or notices about new products and services that may become available. BCI may use non-personal information and data it collects from you or your use of the website for research and development, incorporation in publications and other purposes.
Many websites use “cookies” to help personalize a visitor’s online experience; and we may use them. A cookie is a small data file that is placed on the hard drive of a computer by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the www.brightbrainer.com site and related websites. Cookies make it easier for you to use the BCI websites, and they allow us to remember your identity and preferences so we can display content appropriate for you and your interests and better sell our products, services, and software to you.
www.brightbrainer.com hosting service through GoDaddy.com gathers certain information automatically and stores that information in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. BCI may use this information, which it does not identify with individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the website, to track users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. brightbrainer.com does not link this automatically-collected data to personally identifiable information.
BCI understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy. The BCI website is not designed for or directed at children and the online store does not sell products for purchase by children. BCI will not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information via the Internet from children under the age of 18.
The BCI websites may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that BCI is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. BCI encourages users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every other website that collects personally identifiable information. BCI’s privacy statement applies only to information collected by its website(s).
BCI takes the security of the data collected on its website very seriously. BCI uses a secure server hosting location with security and monitoring, firewall protection, controlled access and encryption technology to protect your information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.